Point Ruston Great walking and biking areas, splash park in the summer, play area and plenty of food options.  There are plenty of fun activities in this newly developed area of Tacoma.  

Point Ruston activities-play area

Children’s Museum of Tacoma– Great place to take kids rain or shine.  Huge water table, crafts, blocks, flying scarfs and more.


Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium–  Zoo features an assortment of animals and a new aquarium.  Great way to spend the day.


Seattle Children’s Theatre– Regional theatre that rotates productions of children stories throughout the year. Located in the lower Queen Anne area in the Seattle Center, this is a great activity for kids.


Pacific Science Center–  A staple in the Seattle area for kids and adults.  Lots of interactive exhibits, science learning and an IMAX theater.


Seattle Aquarium– Marine exhibits featuring the Puget Sound.


Hands on Children’s Museum -Located in Olympia, this museum features hands on learning, activities and more.  Great way to spend the day. 


Wild Waves Theme and Water Park– Located in Federal Way, this park features a roller coasters and other thrill rides, family rides year round.  You’ll also enjoy water slides and wave pools during the summer months and holiday light displays.